The Chemical Educator
ISSN: 1430-4171 (electronic version)
Abstract Volume 11
Issue 6 (2006) pp 402-405
Microscale Environmental Chemistry. Part 8: Properties, Preparation, and Characterization of Chloramines
Jorge G. Ibanez,* Patricia Balderas-Hernandez, Elizabeth Garcia-Pintor, Leticia Espinosa-Marvan, Rosa Margarita Ruiz-Martin, Juan Jose Arrieta, Maria Teresa Ramírez-Silva, and Norberto Casillas
Centro Mexicano de Quimica en Microescala, Depto.
De Ing. y Ciencias Quimicas, Universidad Iberoamericana. Prolongacion
Reforma 880, 01210 Mexico, D.F. México, email@example.com
Published online: 20 October 2006
Abstract. Chloramines are important water disinfectants mainly due to their residual action. The simplified (unified) preparation of the mono-, di-, and trichloramine in a school laboratory is described as well as their spectrophotometric analysis, which yields sufficiently distinctive absorbance peaks.
Key Words: Laboratories and Demonstrations; general chemistry, water chemistry
(*) Corresponding author. (E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Issue date: December